ATR - Continued Airworthiness Engineer (m/f) (ref. ATR - 16/75-E)

Publish Date
14 Mar 2017
Airbus (Commercial Aircraft)
Blagnac FRA
Reference Code
10351227 CG EN EXT 3
Interest Group
Professional staff - engineer
Functional Area
Airworthiness, certification
Contract Type
Permanent contract
Working Time
Full time
Work Experience
Mid-career (5+ to 10 years of experience)

ATR - Continued Airworthiness Engineer (m/f) (ref. ATR - 16/75-E)

ATR Toulouse

ATR Toulouse

Founded in 1981, ATR has become world leader on the market for regional aircraft with 90 seats or less. Since its creation, ATR has sold over 1,500 aircrafts to over 200 operators based in more than 100 countries. ATR planes have totaled over 28 million of flights. ATR is a joint partnership between two major European aeronautical players: Airbus Group and Leonardo (Finmeccanica). The ATR headquarters are located in Toulouse. ATR is ISO 14001 certified, the international benchmark for respecting the environment.

Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2016, it generated revenues of € 67 billion and employed a workforce of around 134,000. Airbus offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners from 100 to more than 600 seats. Airbus is also a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as Europe’s number one space enterprise and the world’s second largest space business. In helicopters, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions worldwide.

Our people work with passion and determination to make the world a more connected, safer and smarter place. Taking pride in our work, we draw on each other's expertise and experience to achieve excellence. Our diversity and teamwork culture propel us to accomplish the extraordinary - on the ground, in the sky and in space.

Description of the job

A vacancy for a Continued Airworthiness Engineer (m/f) has arisen within ATR.

You will be in charge of keeping the adequate level of safety of ATR fleet by implementation of necessary actions.

You will be based in Toulouse.

Tasks & accountabilities

Your main tasks are the following ones:

  • Collecting and analyzing all occurrences (In-service event, quality issue at production or supplier level, flight test report or engineering alert) which could affect the aircraft airworthiness or passengers safety
  • Reporting occurrences with potential unsafe conditions to the Authorities (EASA, BEA)
  • Coordinating with ATR departments (Engineering, Program, Quality, Procurement, Customer Services and Safety) the investigations and definition of corrective actions
  • Preparing and updating the Airworthiness Review Sheets related to occurrences under his scope of work for presentation to Airworthiness Authorities during ARM (Airworthiness Review Meeting)
  • Coordinating the support and respond to Operators queries concerning Airworthiness and Safety topics
  • Responding to Foreign Authorities queries in regards to Continued Airworthiness matters
  • Participating to meetings with Foreign Authorities on Continued Airworthiness matters
  • Preparing project of Airworthiness Directives (data for PAD) for the EASA and/or Foreign Authorities
  • Preparing safety related communications towards operators (AOM)
  • Preparing in cooperation with relevant engineering departments safety operational information towards operators (OEB)
  • Monitoring the implementation of corrective actions on in-service fleet

Required skills

We are looking for candidates with the following skills and experience:

  • Educated to an Engineering degree specializing in Engineering
  • Proven experience in Engineering and/or Airworthiness
  • Overall knowledge of Aircraft systems and operations, (ATR would be a plus)
  • Experience of occurrence safety assessment
  • Knowledge of applicable regulations (Part 21, CS25 and EU-OPS)
  • Proficiency in MS Office
  • Ability to manage transverse projects
  • Negotiation skills with the Airworthiness Authorities
  • Team spirit
  • English: Advanced Level


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